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. monty francis is joining us from heyward where a candle light vigil was held a couple of hours ago. >> reporter: good evening. the most pressing question is who would want to kill 19-year-old ernesto and why? you can see that people have left candles here at the abandoned building where he was found dead and the family is demanding answers and justice. >> use this time to be there for his family. >> reporter: about 150 people gathered an abandoned auto shop in heyward tobt tonight where the body of ernesto was found last tuesday. his father reportedly the 19-year-old missing on november 1st. his family spent several days searching for him across the bay area. >> we thought so many times over here and we with didn't think he was over here. and it was so hard for us. >> reporter: tonight his family cried together and remembered the teen as a generous young man who dreamed of becoming a chef. >> all of these people here makes me burst out and cry and i have to be strong for my son. he can't see me suffer here for him. >> reporter: police are treating the case as a homicide but have no
at the tomb of the unknowns, the president said, coast, commit to sever you as well as you served us. >> new york city was the site of another parade. thousands of people lined the street office manhattan, waving flags and giving others a boost so they can see the marching soldiered. the parade was promoted as a rally for storm victims and winter coats were collected. >>> the adjustment back to civilian life can prove to be difficult but there is help for the nation's veterans. we're live with a look at what two groups are doing to make a difference. >> here at adobe systems some veterans took part in a program that helps them upgrade their military technical skills in order to get a job in the bay area high-tech industry. and across town, chronically homeless and disabled vets may soon get a permanent roof over their heads. >> former marine served a tour in iraq and one in afghanistan. he is take can part in the vehicle to tech hack-a-thon. he was trained as a network engineer but the training he learned is uses in a high to go industry. >> i've one told it's outdated, military background,
six years to make this a reality for homeless vets there more than 60,000 homeless vets in the u.s. ronald jones served six years in the army and has been homeless off and on for 12 years. soon he will move into the montana. >> the best veteran day gift i could get. >> joe and other vets will get medical care, counseling, camaraderie, and a police to -- place call home. the veteran common is the first housing for veterans to open in san francisco since 2000. they'll we holding an open house tomorrow from 11:00 to 3:00. reporting live, abc-7 news. >> ama: 100 homeless veterans fromton anthonyys in the tenderloin took part in san san francisco's varps day -- veterans day parade. this year for the first time the parade began with hundreds of veterans on motorcycles. the parade began at 1:00 this morning and made its way done market street. organizers said the parade honors all soldiers, especially those who fought in afghanistan and iraq. >> the most important are the 10% to face the enemy eyeball to eyeball. they're the real heroes, and of course the win million that have been killed
>>> a salute to veterans across the united states. today we honored those that serve in the u.s. military. more than 1.3 million men and women have lost their lives serving our nation. some of them are buried atgolde. there was presentation honoring blue star families. veterans worked side by side on community service projects. they got paint brushes to create a scene of pastels in oils. >>> the adjustment back to civilian life can prove to be a difficult one for our nation's veterans but there is help. tomas ramon shows us two bay area groups making a difference. >> former marine served one tour in iraq and two in afghanistan. he is one of 40 vets taking part in the event here at adobe systems. he was trained as a network engineer but training he learned in the marines is useless in the high-tech industry. >> this program is brainchild of katherine webster. she saw the need to help vets that had technical training but found it difficult to find jobs in the private sector. she has paired mentors with returning vets like this marine looking for one of the estimated 8,000 high-tec
and not come out and give them their props. what they have done for us. with out the veterans would not have our freedom. >> i am here representing my grandfather. he gave his life for this country and i love him for it. >> ♪ have a great day everybody thank you for coming out your>> being in vietnam the way it was it was tough. it all came back. i am glad the guys now are getting more honor. >> i have friends there right now keep praying for them. keep the support of. they need it. it feels real good to come back to know that we have people behind us. >> with the veterans day comes plenty of widespread closures. the federal government will close today meaning most state and local offices would close. among the closures the u.s. postal office. courthouses. the majority of banks. most schools and libraries as well. since the schools are not required to close at check with your children's schools if they two had the day off. >> a quick break at4:07. this give you a look at the san mateo bridge. highway traffic moving fine. it is freezing out there. in the 30's were a lot of communities that
. republicans who still control the u.s. house of representatives have started to dig in. >> raising tax rates will slow down our ability to crow 80 the jobs everybody wants. >> reporter: what are the consequences if law i can makers cannot make a deal. >> the fiscal clip is very bad if it happens. it means we could have a huge recession next year. >> reporter: if scheduled budget cuts are imposed an estimated 400 government jobs could be slashed and about 400,000 jobs tied to nondefense spending would be eliminated. when it comes to taxes, all tax rates are schedule to rise. >> at one p so int sure we had higher taxes. but we are talking about transitioning from low taxes to high taxes. the immediate affect is everyone has less income and they spend less. there is a hit in 2013. >> reporter: governor jerry brown said they could learn from california voters. proposition 30 passed hiking sales taxes and raising taxes on people making $250,000 or more. >> our credibility as a governing -- as a nation that can govern itself is on the chopping block. and yes cuts going forward of certain commitmen
quarter. you give us 50 more minutes, we'll win the game. >> alex smith has been doing better this season, but i'm happy tw quarterback that we had today. he has good chemistry with the players, and that's what's important. whoever has the chemistry is what's most important. >> backup quarterback fared well and gave the 9ers a chance to win the game at the end of the game but at this point now all eyes are squarely on the help of starter alex smith. in san francisco, fe leap chi gal kron 4 news. >> and we'll be talking more sports including how the raiders did today a little later on in our show. >>> a neighbor in redwood city helped prevent a burglary today after seeing three teenagers jump a fence into a house. that happened on park avenue. police responded to the neighbor's call and surrounded the house. they heard noises from inside the house and saw two screens had been torn off the windows. police arrested the suspects. they say the teens had stolen jewelry on them. one suspect was booked in the san mateo jail while the other two were handed over to youth services. >>> grocery store
were honored today maureen kelly gives us the sights and sounds. >> it is great. we are celebrating all of our soldiers. >> i could not be able to just not come out and show my support. >> one of the veterans we would probably not have our freedom. >> i'm here representing my grandfather. he gave his life for this country. >> very touching. if we never forgot the ones our fallen heroes. >> thank-you, your love is appreciated. >> i have a daughter who is in the military. and being in vietnam the way that it was was kind of tough. everybody came back and i am glad that the guys now are getting more honor, respect. >> i have friends over there right now. it just keep praying for them and keep the support of because they need it. it feels good to come back to this. we have the people behind us. >> the veteran state team coverage continues as a good san francisco. with michael confirm what the day means for bay area veterans helicopters, boats and other military branches flooded market street for the san francisco veterans day parade. beyond the loud noise, the cool helicopter and a spectacl
. republicans who still control the u.s. house of represenve started to dig in. >> raising tax rates will slow down our ability to crow 80 the jobs everybody wants. >> reporter: what are the consequences if law i can makers cannot make a deal. >> the fiscal clip is very bad if it happens. it means we could have a huge recession next year. >> reporter: if scheduled budget cuts are imposed an estimated 400 government jobs could be slashed and about 400,000 jobs tied to nondefense spending would be eliminated. when it comes to taxes, all tax rates are schedule to rise. >> at one p so int sure we had higher taxes. but we are talking about transitioning from low taxes to high taxes. the immediate affect is everyone has less income and they spend less. there is a hit in 2013. >> reporter: governor jerry brown said they could learn from california voters. proposition 30 passed hiking sales taxes and raising taxes on people making $250,000 or more. >> our credibility as a governing -- as a nation that can govern itself is on the chopping block. and yes cuts going forward of certain commitments that th
, man, we can go all the way. nobody can stop us. >> michele: congratulations. >> thank you. >> michele: bob? >> the texans win tonight caps a day and night in which all of the division winners in the afc won. houston, new england and denver and baltimore. none of the division winners in the nfc won. chicago, giants and atlanta all lost and san francisco could manage only a tie at home against the rams. now we welcome in tony dungy. your reaction to tonight's game, tony. >> well, bob, you talked about being a division leader and i think houston made a stamp tonight and let people know they are the best team in the afc. they went on the road in bad conditions. we think of them as an indoor team. but they played smart tonight. they played tough. they played physical. they won chicago's type of game. their offense didn't throw the ball a lot as we mentioned and turned it over to their defense and the defense made plays. you heard danieal manning, he came and made a statement early, turned the game around with that physical hit and coordinator wade phillips i thought did a great job on bran
and they are working at full production. they're now using the winter blin gas and it is a lot cheaper to use. the biggest reason is becaus sombecause the summer driving season is over. there is less demand now. >>where is your coat? >>my coat is in the car and i will step back in there. i am not rambo or commando i am not trying to be soft but i can't stand the weather for a little bit. i will go back in the car to get warm. >>other news for you. at one alarm fire broke out in the house in redwood city. this is a area that we're talking about. this fire was called after 1:30 a.m. this morning. in this video there is in damage and quite a bit of it. the fire crews are still on the same mantra for hot spots. there are no injuries reported and they're still looking into the reason for the fire. >>the 49 is taking on the st. louis rams. they ended the game in a tie. the score was 24 to 24. the forty- niners last i was back in 1986 against atlanta falcons. everybody is talking about alex smith. he took a big hit to the back of his head door the game. he winds of leaving the game with blurry visio
. ktvu's matt kerfuffle keller is live for us. >> reporter: heather you can see the major damage behind me. done by the fire. ironically the fireplace and chimney still stand as investigators say that is where the flames started. the 911 call came at 3:30 this morning from inside the home on sonia way. firefighters say the man told them he was trying to light a fire in the fireplace to stay warm during a chilly morning when the flames o'rupted. >> when we arrived on scene, we saw the house was fully engulfed with flames coming out the front window. >> i didn't realize it was that bad until this morning. >> reporter: friends and family say the man living here is visually impaired and has multiple sclerosis. he escaped uninjured. family members say he say hoarder hiving in the living in the home for decades. >> he has nowhere to go. >> reporter: an insurance adjuster on the scene says he has been to four house fires in just the past 24 hours with at least two started in the fireplace. firefighters say once the temperatures go down, the number of house fires go up. as people try to stay
the driving season is over. --less de mand >> remember we used to warm up the car for like 50 minutes? you don't remember that. >> they say now don't do that because you, with your cup of coffee and your car would be gone. you don't need to warm your car anymore just get in your car because it is a see the light with the cold weather. >> new this morning when alarm fire broke out at a house on melvyn at henry ford and redwood city. there is a video of the damage that we saw. the fire was reported about 130 in the morning but fire crews are still on scene watching hot spots in continue into doubted the doused it with water to keep it from flaring up. there was some pretty extensive damage. we will keep an eye on this story and let you know what caused that fire. >> we're talking about the san francisco forty-niners and candlestick and the game ended up in a tie. it was 24. everyone's talking about al smith getting knocked in the had a who keeps playing and then leaves later in the game with a concussion. the game ended in a tie and the question is whether not alex smith will be ready to play in
is live with more to tell us what is going on. >> reporter: workers believe this has been an effective strike and that's why management decided to resume talks that will happen later on this morning. you can see a handful ofof this street. and then you can see some folks over there in front of the entrance to the store. everyone feeling hopeful about getting the deal done. management and the union representing 7500 grocery storkers. door negotiations resumed yesterday a week after workers walked off the job. these are rayly's nob hill and bel air. both sides have agreed not to discuss the ongoing negotiations. these renewed talks can bring in a new contract. that's what motivated management to get back to the bargaining table. i absolutely do. we have so much community support. people bring us food every day. there is a woman who picks up her sign -- pick up signs and have been supportive. >> reporter: i left a message a short time ago for the raley's supermarket spokesperson. the union is encouraging them 20 remain on the picket line. you can imagine that a lot of folks here want to g
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